From a news release:
ACORN EQUALITY FUND Sponsors Dec. 7 Annual Scholarship Breakfast
PEORIA – The Board of Directors of the ACORN EQUALITY FUND invites the public to our 15th Annual Family Breakfast to be held at the Embassy Suites Hotel in East Peoria, IL, on December 7, 2013, from 9am -11am. $50,000 in scholarships will be awarded.
The national champion speech team from Bradley University will perform. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at the door.
The Acorn Equality Fund, a 501(c)(3) Not-for-Profit Corporation, established in 1999, is a grassroots organization that provides financial support for the advancement of the education, health, and civil rights of gay, lesbian, and transgender persons and their allies in downstate Illinois.